Australian Team blazer worn by Betty Cuthbert at the Perth Games in 1962. The green blazer features an embroidered coat-of-arms, scroll with embroidered lettering 'AUSTRALIA', and lettering below that reads, 'BRITISH E & C GAMES/ PERTH 1962/ ATHLETICS' on the breast pocket. Inside the inner, right pocket is a label with the maker's name 'David Jones' and 'BETTY CUTHBERT' in typed print.
0 - Whole: H: 700 W: 680mm (H: 27 9/16 W: 26 3/4")
0 - Whole: H: 700 W: 480 D: 10mm (H: 27 9/16 W: 18 7/8 D: 3/8")
Betty Cuthbert; 20 Apr 1938; 07 Aug 2017
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Betty Cuthbert.